Tag - herpes


Why cold sores strike in the summer; The Herpes of sunlight, return of the particle empire.

One of the parameters that we use to define “life” is an organism’s ability to think or react.  This can be  as primitive as a bacterium moving away from an environment that is hazardous to its survival or as complex as a human contemplating the origins of morality.  There has been much discussion as to …



Shingles (Herpes Zoster) is said to be a re-emergence of the same virus that causes chicken pox. This is of the same family as the Herpes virus that is being sexually transmitted today in epidemic proportions among our younger population. Yet, again, it is similar to the Herpes Simplex virus that causes Cold Sores and …


Cold Sores and Fever Blisters are Herpes

I was at a party this last weekend and a woman met recognized who I was. She pulled a tube of Cold-Sore Rescue from her purse and shook the tube at me while saying, “I love this stuff. It’s the only thing that works.” The label was completely worn off the tube, but I recognized …

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